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Mediterranean Sea / Port Said Lighthouse
ARLHS EGY-016; Ex E5978

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Picture 1930s.
The ship, there were a Dutch, Italian & Swedish Sumatra.
I believe this one was Swedish, 1914-1939, owned by the Svenska Ostasiatiska Kompaniet.
The lighthouse is the tallest on the African mainland. Only the Madagascar Nosy Alanana lighthouse is one meter taller.

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Album name:Hans de Graaf / Egypt
Rating (1 votes):55555(Show details)
Current status (active, not active, museum etc):Inactive
Construction details (year of built, shape etc):1869
Height of the tower, m:59
Coordinates (in any format):31 15.8499 N 32 18.7987 E
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Date added:Aug 27, 2013
DateTime Original:2013:08:27 12:01:51
Keywords:Egypt ; Port Said ; Mediterranean sea ; Historic
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